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Minutes for 5 January 2022
The House met at 3.00pm. Prayers were read by the Lord Bishop of Leeds. (at 15:00)
Item number 1
Leave of Absence Leave of absence was granted to the following members of the House for the remainder of this Session: Lord Goldsmith with effect from 29 December 2021 Lord Mance with effect from 31 December 2021 Lord O'Shaughnessy with effect from 17 December 2021 Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers with effect from 31 December 2021
Item number 2
Retirements The Lord Speaker (Lord McFall of Alcluith) informed the House that the following members of the House had retired under section 1 of the House of Lords Reform Act 2014: Lord Broers with effect from 17 December 2021 Viscount Ridley with effect from 17 December 2021 (at 15:06)
Item number 3
Earldom of Selborne in the Peerage of the United Kingdom The Lord Chancellor reported that William Lewis Palmer had established his claim to the Earldom of Selborne in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. The Clerk of the Parliaments was accordingly directed to enter the Earl of Selborne on the register of hereditary peers maintained under Standing Order 9(4).
Item number 4
Barony of Ironside in the Peerage of the United Kingdom The Lord Chancellor reported that Charles Edmund Grenville Ironside had established his claim to the Barony of Ironside in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. The Clerk of the Parliaments was accordingly directed to enter Lord Ironside on the register of hereditary peers maintained under Standing Order 9(4).
Item number 5
Earldom of Antrim in the Peerage of Ireland The Lord Chancellor reported that Randal Alexander St John McDonnell had established his claim to the Earldom of Antrim in the Peerage of Ireland.
Item number 6
Global Traffic Scorecard: London A question was asked by Lord Moylan and answered by Baroness Vere of Norbiton. (at 15:07)
Item number 7
Building regulations: sanitary provision A question was asked by Baroness Greengross and answered by Lord Greenhalgh. (at 15:19)
Item number 8
Building safety defects A question was asked by Lord Kennedy of Southwark and answered by Lord Greenhalgh. [I] (at 15:27)
Item number 9
Philippines: Typhoon Odette A question was asked by Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale and answered by Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park. (at 15:38)
Item number 10
Health and Care Bill Lord Kamall moved that it be an instruction to the Committee of the Whole House to which the Health and Care Bill has been committed that they consider the bill in the following order: Clause 1 Schedule 1 Clauses 2 and 3 Clauses 5 to 14 Schedule 2 Clauses 15 to 17 Schedule 3 Clauses 18 to 27 Schedule 4 Clause 28 Schedule 5 Clauses 29 to 40 Sched… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 15:48)
Item number 11
Nationality and Borders Bill Lord Wolfson of Tredegar, on behalf of Baroness Williams of Trafford, moved that the bill be now read a second time. After debate, the motion was agreed to and the bill was committed to a Committee of the Whole House. (at 15:49)
The House adjourned at 10.13pm until Thursday 6 January at 11.00am.
The Grand Committee met in the Moses Room at 4.15pm.
United Kingdom–Ukraine Credit Support Agreement Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town moved that the Grand Committee takes note of the Framework Agreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of Ukraine on Official Credit Support for the Development of the Capabilities of the Ukrainian Navy, laid before the House on 22 No… Item text truncated - open link to view full item text (at 16:15)
The Committee adjourned at 6.01pm.
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